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I am having issues with one of my courses not saving my completed sessions as complete. For example, Module 1, sessions 2 and 3 to be exact, anytime I log out and back in, the system un-checks, or makes it appear I have NOT completed sessions 2 and 3...

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An external tool has been implemented at a University using LTI1.3.The tool generates messages that are relayed through CANVAS Notifications to both the Instructor and Students enrolled in the course. That's nominal.However, a copy of every notificat...

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My school account is xxxxxx@student.aru.ac.uk, and my student number is xxxxx88. I have been unable to log in my email, please ask for a solution. Consistently show the problem in the picture, but I didn't do anything

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Solution Posted: 05-28-2023 View Solution
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I am trying to make it possible for my students to schedule appointments. When I go to the calendar, I can create events, but there is no option to create an "Appointment Group".  I assume this is because Scheduler is not enabled, how do I enable it?...

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Solution Posted: 05-29-2023 View Solution
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Hi, how do you get the "move" option in the Discussions section? I need to re-order my discussion posts but I don't have a move option and when I simply drag and drop the discussion does not stay put. Any help is appreciated!

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Solution Posted: 05-27-2023 View Solution
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I am having trouble on safari to view the grade page as well as on the discussion board when I try to post it keeps saying loading replies. 

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I've created a question bank of about fifty items. I created a quiz, linked it to a question bank, and created a question group to pull five items from the question bank. When I save and preview the quiz, it contains every item in the question bank.

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Solution Posted: 05-27-2023 View Solution
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I had completed a class assignment that did not save the completion status once I had finished the assignment; however, after I moved on to the next assignment the instructor informed us to take a screenshot of once you complete this assignment and s...

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Hello, I had a course in Dec 2021 but now when I see the details it is missing all the data like students, quizzes, enrolment dates are changes, files everything has disappeared. I can just se the course title on the dashboard but inside there is not...

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Solution Posted: 05-27-2023 View Solution
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As a teacher I am trying to  upload documents and it says ERROR 400, what is this

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I can control the date and time an announcement starts to by using the "delay posting" option.  How do I stop an announcement's display?

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Solution Posted: 05-26-2023 View Solution
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Hi!  two students entered my class after registration and  I was asked to email them the canvas course. How do i do so?

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Solution Posted: 05-26-2023 View Solution
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I am a student for the Hybrid online remedial course for Registered nurses and observed that two videos stated for instructors

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i have about 30 assignments listed under assignments with descriptions and due date.  the students ask that it appears on their calendars as a reminder.  how do I do that? 

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Solution Posted: 05-26-2023 View Solution
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I use text-to-speech (reading) software and TurnItIt seems to be reluctant to allow me to do this for marking (it also seems to have issue with dictation software for feedback).  Are there any work arounds?

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Solution Posted: 05-27-2023 View Solution
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When grading Assignments in the Google LTI, is there a way to make student submissions anonymous similar to the feature on Speedgrader?  

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A student reported the following concerns when taking a quiz: It often jumps you back to the first question.The flagging option is not great.It's hard to tell what questions you've completed and answered and which ones you still have left.Do you have...

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 I've noticed recently that there are light green checkmarks next to some published items in modules rather than the usual standard green. Any idea what the difference is? 

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Solution Posted: 05-25-2023 View Solution
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Hi all:I am working with a faculty member on an issue I've not seen before: their videos (mp4) are not listed in under the 'media' option from the file picker menu in the RCE for page/announcement creation. Rather, one must navigate through the file ...

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Multiple computers - iMacs, MacBook, Mac Pro - as of this week many functions in Canvas have stopped working. Clicking on item like Quizzes, Files, shows a blank screen. Different versions of Safari in multiple macOS versions from Catalina to Ventura...

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Solution Posted: 05-25-2023 View Solution
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Is a roll back possible to graded essay questions after editing a Quiz? We just edited a Quiz type assignment in Canvas that was currently being offered to students live because we discovered that students were having one question as extra credit (0 ...

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For a firearms training course, I would like the students, during registration, to provide information about their weapon. I.E: make model, serial number, and caliber. What would be the preferred method? 

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How do I make the final grade reflect total points instead of percentages? For example, students need 100 points total to receive an "S" grade.

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Is there a way that I can create a quiz that requires students to answer some of the questions? For example - "choose 5 of the 8 questions to answer"?

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I'm trying to get a sense of the wider Canvas community's approach to student access to a course. When does a student gain access? When do they lose access (if ever)? The LMS provides lots of options around this, and we're looking at our peers to hel...

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  Currently the only way to view the overall class attendance (from beginning of semester to today) is by having an Attendance Report emailed to you in .csv format. Is there a way to view the attendance report from within the Roll Call tool? just lik...

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is it possible to create a new seperate field in user info?I want to create separate fields for department classification (in my customer's case there are departments, junior colleges, first term, and second term) and department names (addition of in...

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We were just about to turn on the feature option allowing faculty to submit assignments on behalf of students when we really started to think about the implications when Turnitin is enabled for an assignment. By allowing faculty to submit assignments...

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Does anyone know if it's possible to set up a notification or alert trigger for a student when his or her grade falls below a certain percentage in a class? I know there are ways to target send messages to specific students in a given assignment, but...

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Solution Posted: 05-24-2023 View Solution
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